Plant-based restaurant Mallow to open 150-seat second branch in London’s Canary Wharf

Author: Maria Chiorando

Read Time:   |  24th May 2023

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Mallow, which was pioneered by the team behind Mildreds, opened its first outlet in Borough Market in November 2021


A huge 150-covers plant-based restaurant is set to open in Canary Wharf this summer.

Mallow already boasts one outlet Borough Market, which opened in November 2021, and will be opening its second in June 2023.

The eatery, which was ‘pioneered by the team behind Mildreds’ is on a mission to ‘to power a plant-based movement across the capital with seasonal dishes packed full of vibrant flavours’.

Located in Wood Wharf, in the heart of Canary Wharf, Mallow will be based across two floors and an outdoor terrace. It will boast 150 covers, 100 spread across two floors inside, with an additional 50 on the terrace.

Mallow, which will boast ‘a relaxed dining-style atmosphere’, will offer breakfast, lunch and dinner. It will also offer a range of evening drinks from its bar, including a variety of handcrafted cocktails, vegan wines and beers. 

Sarah Wasserman, Head of Food Development for Mallow and Mildreds, will lead on menu creation.

Dishes, which will largely focus on sustainability, seasonality and provenance, will boast hero dishes from Borough Market alongside new additions exclusive to Wood Wharf.

Among the new options on offer will be Spinach Dahi Puri served with lime, coconut sambol and blackcurrant tamarind chutney and Aubergine Muhamammara Borek plated with green tabbouleh, smoked aubergine cream and ezme.



In a statement sent to Vegan Food & Living, Sam Anstey, Managing Director, said: “Wood Wharf, Canary Wharf is a thriving, social and sustainable community where people live and work. 

“It felt like the perfect location to open a second mallow restaurant, we’re proud to be opening amongst some of London’s most iconic restaurants bringing a vibrancy to the local area.

“We hope mallow will offer a welcoming space for local residents, office workers and visitors to enjoy plant-based dining whether meeting for breakfast, lunch, brunch or dinner.”

Stuart Fyfe, Managing Director, Retail Leasing, added: “Mallow is an incredible addition to our Wood Wharf community. The addition of an entirely plant-based restaurant will be popular with residents, visitors and workers.

“The choices for customers in Canary Wharf is becoming increasingly more difficult as the offers get better and better and the choice even wider.”

mallow, Wood Wharf will open its reservation lines for bookings on Monday 29th May before officially opening its doors on Monday 26th June.

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Feature image courtesy of Mallow.

Written by

Maria Chiorando

Maria is an editor and journalist. Her work has been published by the Huffington Post, the Guardian, TechnoBuffalo, Plant Based News, and Kent on Sunday among other national and regional titles.

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